A judge has determined there is enough evidence to try a Ulysses man and his wife with shooting
and wounding the man's former boss.
Ramiro Garza Jr. of Ulysses was bound over for trial after a
preliminary hearing Thursday in Grant County District Court.
He is charged with criminal discharge of a firearm, aggravated
assault, aggravated criminal use of a weapon and criminal
possession of a firearm in the shooting of Esequiel Gutierrez.
His wife, Lexy Garza, was bound over for trial on charges of
aggravated assault and obstructing official duty. The judge
dismissed a third count charging her with criminal discharge of a
An arraignment hearing for the couple is set for July 7.